13/03/2018
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Doctoral and Master Candidate in Material Development for Lithium Ion Batteries

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Aalto University
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    ChemistryOther
    EngineeringChemical engineering
    EngineeringMaterials engineering
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    30/04/2018 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Finland › Espoo
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    38

OFFER DESCRIPTION

Aalto University is a community of bold thinkers where science and art meet technology and business. We are committed to identifying and solving grand societal challenges and building an innovative future. Aalto University has six schools with nearly 11 000 students and nearly 400 professors. Our campuses are located in Espoo and Helsinki, Finland.

Aalto University School of Chemical Engineering invites applications for

Doctoral and Master Candidate in Material Development for Lithium Ion Batteries

The position is located in the Department of Chemistry and Materials Science, Research Group of Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage, see link http://cmat.aalto.fi/en/research_groups/physical_chemistry_electrochemistry/kallio/.

The Department of Chemistry and Materials Science at Aalto University has strong records in material development for energy applications.
 

Job description

The StoryEV project is a joint-project between several Finnish companies and German counterparts and is funded by Business Finland. In the project, next generation lithium ion batteries with solid electrolytes are developed. Moreover, the focus is in understanding active material structure – durability relations in lithium ion batteries in general. The Aalto University contribution to this joint-project is electrochemical and structural characterization of the materials and development those together with the collaborators.

Requirements

Successful candidates for the doctoral candidate position shall have MSc degree in Chemistry, Material Science or related field. The ideal candidate has a good knowledge in some or all of the following areas: batteries and their functioning, electrochemistry, inorganic chemistry and structural characterization techniques (SEM, XRD, FTIR, Raman, etc.). For the master candidate similar background in studies is expected. Good command of English is a necessary prerequisite.

Salary

Aalto University follows the salary system of Finnish universities.

For more Information

For additional information, please contact Prof. Tanja Kallio or Dr. Eeva-Leena Rautama (e-mails: firstname.lastname@aalto.fi)

How to apply

The application material should include:

  • A letter of motivation
  • A complete curriculum vitae describing education and employment history
  • Official transcript of records (including the title of the Master’s thesis)
  • A letter of recommendation or contact details of possible referee(s)

All material should be submitted in English. The application material will not be returned.

The applications are to be submitted through the eRecruitment system (link below) no later than 30.04.2018

Aalto University reserves the right for justified reasons to leave the position open, to extend the application period and to consider candidates who have not submitted applications during the application period.

More Information

Web site for additional job details

Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Chemistry
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Engineering
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Engineering
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4
Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Aalto University
Finland
Espoo
02150
Lämpömiehenkuja 2

EURAXESS offer ID: 288704
Posting organisation offer ID: 111348

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